Patagonia Capilene 2 Lightweight Bottoms


Weight 5.7 oz / 162 g
Fabric 4 oz 100% Polyester Circular Knit, 54% Recycled, Gladiodor®

Retailers' Descriptions

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Ultralightweight and easily packable, this is the baselayer to grab for warm-weather backpacking when temperatures fluctuate between night and day, sunshine and clouds. Capilene(R) Lightweight is our lightest-weight, fastest-drying and best-wicking baselayer. The fabric?s subtle grid pattern sits lightly and comfortably on the skin; the smooth outer face glides easily in any layering system. Highly breathable for high-exertion and warm conditions, the fabric is bluesign(R) approved, 100% recycled polyester with 35-UPF sun protection and is treated with Polygiene(R) permanent odor control. Features include a brushed elastic waistband for next-to-skin comfort, a gusseted crotch for mobility, flatlock seams to minimize chafing and a fully functional fly.

- refers to the men's version

The Patagonia Men's Capilene 2 Lightweight Bottom is Patagonia's most breathable bottom baselayer for trekking in temperate climates or skiing and snowboarding in the spring. Slip this long underwear on and be amazed by the easy movement due to its open knit structure.

- refers to the men's version

Ultra-lightweight and easy to pack, these are the bottoms to grab for cool-to-mild days of backpacking when temperatures fluctuate between sun and shade and day and night.

- REI refers to the men's version

Patagonia's Capilene Lightweight Bottoms are a quick-drying and wicking polyester baselayer.

- refers to the men's version

For high-output endeavors, the Capilene 2 lightweight bottoms will keep you dry and comfortable. Moisture wicking, fast drying, and inherently stretchy, these baselayer bottoms function in a wide range of temperatures and active pursuits. Whether you're climbing a rock face or skiing through fresh powder, Capilene 2 is the perfect weight.-- UPF 20 protection-- 3.6-oz (122-g) Polartec(R) Power Dry(R) 100% polyester (solids: 59% recycled; heathers: 43% recycled) double knit, with Polygiene(R) permanent odor control-- Open knit promotes airflow, is inherently stretchy and provides excellent wicking for endurance activities in cool to moderate temperatures-- Patagonia's fastest-drying baselayer fabric insulates enough for use on chilly days and can be worn beneath other layers-- Elastic waistband brushed for next-to-skin softness-- Functional fly-- Gusseted crotch for unimpeded mobility-- Machine wash cold, tumble dry at low temperature

- OMCgear refers to the men's version